Ed Watkins drives the #70 Street Stock
Class car. His home track is Lancaster Speedway but he can also be
found racing at I-77 Speedway and Carolina Speedway. He lives in
Rock Hill, SC.
Team members helping Ed are: Chris
Steele, Chris Young, Ed Watkins, Ben Watkins, Billy Kimbrell, Bryan Steele, Sherrill Mun, Shannon Munn. Dennis Terry is the car owner.
Ed Watkins started racing in the Super
Stock Class at Lancaster Speedway in 1987. His first win was in
1989 in the Street Stock Class at Metrolina Speedway. Career
highlights include Points Champion in 1998 and 1999 at Lancaster
Speedway in Super Stock.
The thrill of racing for Ed is the speed
and competition. His most exciting racing moment was at Metrolina
Speedway taking Super Street Stock car and winning in the Thunder &
Lightning Division. He's most proud of being looked up to,
especially by the kids.
Ed's racing hero is Dale Earnhardt.
Of racing, Ed says, "You won't find a
ride like it anywhere at any amusement park in the country!".
His favorite racing website is